Okemah High School

  • Okemah High School serves 249 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Okemah High School operates within the Okemah School District.
  • Okemah School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 249 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 249 students
Okemah High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Okemah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Okemah High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Okemah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 17:1
Okemah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
43%
15%
Okemah High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Okemah High School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
1%
16%
Okemah High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
8%
9%
Okemah High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
50%
Okemah High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Okemah High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
8%
Okemah High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Okemah High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.47
Okemah High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
52%
Okemah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Okemah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Okemah School District's student population of 862 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,907 is higher than the state average of $9,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,427 is less than the state average of $9,520. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Okemah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 862 429
Okemah School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 84%
Okemah School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $4 MM
Okemah School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $8 MM $4 MM
Okemah School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,907 $9,795
Okemah School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,427 $9,520
Okemah School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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